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Old 11-15-07, 05:22 AM   #4
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Default Re: What's the best fan for the 6800GT?

6800GT cards are famous for collecting dust around the rim of the fan inside the heatsink fins. To check this, it requires you to remove the card from the motherboard. Simply remove the faceplate and look at the heatsink fins located around the fan. Take a can of compressed-air and blow out the dust. Replace the top plate and re-insert card onto motherboard. Getting a 3rd party HSF is still a good idea though.

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